Small Biz Insurance Myths & How to Be Prepared

As the first direct-to-customer small business insurance company in Canada, TruShield understands the risks and challenges of starting, running and growing your small business, with areas of expertise in Home-Based, Professional, Retail Contractors & Businesses, Services Shops, and Skilled Trades insurance. We at Mompreneurs® are so thankful to be partnered with a company that understands […]

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3 Benefits of Estate Planning

By Debbie Stanley For a long time I put off my estate plan and any conversation that had to do with planning my legacy. If you had asked me, I would have preferred to go to the gym and awkwardly run on the treadmill while day dreaming about chocolate rather than discuss something so personal and […]

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Getting Clients to Pay on Time

Written by Andrea Henry Let’s start off by admiting that as much as we love what we do, as small business owners, we do this to make money. Let’s also admit that we have clients who have not really grasped this concept and who just don’t pay us on time — or at all. How […]

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Top Ten Legal Questions Every Business Owner Should Ask

Written by Andrea Henry Can I protect my name and my brand? Choosing a name and establishing a brand can be the most fun part of starting a business, but it can also be fraught with difficulty. For most entrepreneurs, part of choosing a name for their new business is doing a Google search and […]

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Top 5 Things to Do for Your Business Before 2018

Written by Andrea Henry I can’t believe we’re in the second quarter of 2017 already! We start the year with such good intentions and then…life happens. It’s never too late though, to begin again. Among your brilliant marketing initiatives and hiring strategies, make time to implement these 5 things and save yourself money, time and […]

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7 Reasons to Switch Insurance Providers

Written by The TruShield Insurance Team If you’re a mompreneur, then you may likely fall into the category of small business owner. If you’re a small business owner, you need small business insurance. If you have small business insurance then we hope you’re insured with TruShield Insurance. If you’re a TruShield customer, we’ll be right there with […]

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Tips to Protect Your Business Against Retail Theft

Every year, Canadian retailers lose about $4 billion to theft. With holiday shopping gearing up, controlling for theft can be difficult. Here are some steps you can take to reduce the possibility of employees and/or customers stealing from your inventory: Adequate staffing: More eyes on the floor can reduce the chance of a theft happening. […]

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